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Maude Sammons, The First Lady Of The Area Auto Racing News, Passes Away At Age 95

Trenton, NJ – Maude Sammons, the first lady of Area Auto Racing News, passed away early Sunday morning, six weeks short of her 96th birthday. After battling dementia in recent years, she died in her sleep in a nursing home. Maude and her husband, Leonard J. Sammons Jr. who passed away in May of 1991, started Area Auto Racing News …

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Billy Pauch Sr. Wins, Pauch Family Trifecta Night At Kutztown

Billy Pauch Family Trifecta Night At Kutztown By MARK TIDERMAN Wednesday night’s show at the Kutztown, PA  Action Track USA was dubbed Pauch Trifecta Night. It was a nice tribute to the Pauch family for their 65 year commitment to racing. There were three generations of the historic family racing on the same night at the same track. Billy Sr. …

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Kenny Tremont Set To Retire At End Of Season

By BILL UTTER The news many did not want to hear became official this past week when Kenny Tremont announced he will call it a career at the end of the season. Tremont has been a top runner for a long-time but he feels his body is telling him that he has had enough. He discussed retiring at the end …

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Schuchart Battled Pre-Race Nerves, Managed Mid-Race Strategy, Celebrates Post-Race

By STEVE BARRICK There was one joyful Victory Lane scene Thursday after the Eldora Million was over and Logan Schuchart arrived. Schuchart was elated, climbing on the roof of the Drydene No. 1S, fists pumping. He was some kind of pumped up. “I don’t usually get nervous before a race, but I was before this one and almost psyched myself …

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Brett Looked Like The Hearn Of Old At Orange County

By STEVE BARRICK Matt Sheppard may have won the Super DIRT Series 75 at Orange County Fair Speedway on Wednesday, July 5, but the man who put on the show was the track’s all time winningest driver, Brett Hearn. Hearn was in his element after this race, smiling broadly to those who dropped by his pit area to offer their …

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Despite Wildfires The Show Went On At Kutztown

By LEN SAMMONS Major League baseball games in New York City and Philadelphia were postponed on Wednesday night because of poor air quality levels from wildfires in Quebec, Canada. Weekly racing, however, at Pa.’s Kutztown Action Track went on as scheduled.While Kutztown co-promoters Richard Tobias and Doug Rose saw an decrease in attendance, car counts remained solid in all four …

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